The Institutional Review Board (IRB) is appointed by the Provost to approve, monitor, and review research involving human subjects with the goal of protecting their rights and welfare. 

For general questions or inquiries, email

Membership for the 2014-2015 Academic Year

Rebecca Fincher-Kiefer, Associate Professor of Psychology, IRB Chair

Kristin Stuempfle, Associate Provost, Provost's Representative

Donna Perry, Associate Professor of Anthropology

Jack Murphy, Assistant Professor of French

Christopher Barlett, Assistant Professor of Psychology

Timothy Hamm, Community Member